About Counseling Associates, LLC


Counseling Associates, LLC is a State Licensed and Court approved Agency which has been providing services since 1994. We are staffed by competent, licensed and certified professionals.


John Kizhak,

MA, M.ED., MAC, LCPC, CEAP, NCC, CAS, SAP

President and Executive Director
Master Addictions Counselor (MAC)
Certified Addictions Specialist (CAS)
Substance Abuse Professional (SAP)
Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC)
Certified Employee Assistance professional (CEAP)


Lazar John Kizhakedan,

MSW, LCSW, CADC, SAP

Clinical and Administrative Director
Master of Social Work (MSW)
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC)
Substance Abuse Professional (SAP)


Patricia O'Malley,

BA, CADC

Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC)



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Serving the entire state of Illinois including Joliet, Shorewood, Plainfield, Aurora, Bolingbrook, Naperville, Minooka, Mokena, Morris, New Lenox, Beecher, Boulder Hill, Braceville, Braidwood, Carbon Hill, Channahon, Coal City, Crest Hill, Crete, Custer Park, Des Plaines, Diamond, Dwight, East Brooklyn, Elwood, Frankfort, Gardner, Godley, Homer Glen, Kinsman, Lisbon, Little Rock, Lockport, Manhattan, Mazon, Millbrook, Millington, Monee, Montgomery, Orland Park, Oswego, Newark, Peotone, Plano, Plattville, Rockdale, Romeoville, Sandwich, Schaumburg, Tinley Park, Verona, Wilmington, Yorkville.

Serving all counties of Illinois including Will, Dupage, Cook, Grundy, Kane, Kendall, McHenry, Dekalb, Kankakee, LaSalle, McLean, Macon.